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    OILS, ACRYLICS, and WATERCOLOURS

    Oils acrylics and water-colours are kinds of artists paint. An artist has a wide confusing choice of ways to…

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    BENEFITS NOT FEATURES OF ART

    Too many of us, artists that is, spend much too much time and effort showing the features of our…

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    Japanese Ink Painting

    The appeal of Japanese ink painting, known as suiboku ga or ‘pictures of ink and water’, is in the…

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    SCOTTISH COLOURISTS

    The term ‘Scottish Colourists’ refers to four painters, S. J. Peploe (1871—1935), J. D. Fergusson (1874—1961), G. L. Hunter…

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  • Trevor the Cat on show at AOH17

    Artists Open House Exhibition… half way!

    Artists Open House Exhibition… half way! 16th May 2017. The second weekend is over!

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    The Tate Modern Blavatnik building.

    When the Tate Modern £260m extension was opened in June 2016, it was named the Switch House, reflecting the…

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  • Shyama Ruffell paintings at AOH17

    ARTISTS OPEN HOUSE EXHIBITION 2017

    Our exhibition is open every Saturday and Sunday from 11am until 6pm. You have just six more opportunities to…

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    GULLEY JIMSON

    In 1958 the book ‘The Horses Mouth’ was made into a film starring Alec Guinness. It was directed by…

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    FRAMING YOUR ART PIECE

    All in all it looks like a no-brainer. Artists should provide frames with their artwork….. I have simulated a…

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    Colour theory. CMYK and RGB

    Colour theory. As an artist I think about colour using an established colour model. The primary colours are Blue...

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